Graduate School Tuition and Fees

The following tuition and fees reflect the 2015-2016 academic year.


The following tuition and fees are for informational purposes and do not constitute a contract. Wheaton College complies with federal and state requirements for non-discrimination on the basis of handicap, sex, race, color, national or ethnic origin in admission and access to its programs and activities.

Admission Fees


Application Fees

Confirmation of
Admission Deposit










Graduate Certificate





PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)

Fully subsidized

PsyD (Doctor of Psychology)

$985 / credit hr.

MA (Master of Arts)

$780 / credit hr.

MA Biblical Studies (Cohort)

$624 / credit hr. (set yearly to be 20% off of MA tuition fall rate).

Summer 2015 courses

$960 / credit hr. for the Doctor of Psychology program

$760 / credit hr. for the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program

$608 / credit hr. for the MA Biblical Studies program

$510 / credit hr. for all other MA programs

Graduate certificate

$780 / credit hr.

Distance learning courses (does NOT include online courses)

$510 / credit hr.

Graduate audit

$100 / course (non-alumni)

$50 / course (alumni*)

Undergraduate courses taken by graduate special students

$858 / credit hr.

 *Alumni of Wheaton College or Wheaton College Graduate School


Late Payment



MA $34 / credit hr. (avg.)

PsyD $38 / credit hr. (avg.)

PhD $18 / credit hr. (avg.)

Thesis/Applied Thesis Continuation

$50 (each semester a student is registered for continuation)

Thesis/Project Re-entry

$75 (1st semester only)

Thesis, Applied Thesis, Action Research Paper, or Dissertation

Please see policy in catalog

Program Counseling Fee for the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program $480 (1st semester only)
Vehicle Registration 

On Campus $220

Off Campus $140


Student Health Insurance

The Wheaton College Student Health Plan is mandatory, unless you verify current insurance coverage. To look at current health insurance rates through the college, visit Student Health Insurance.

For additional information go to Student Health Services.


Campus Housing and Dining


International students and Colson Scholars have priority for campus housing. Find more information on housing, including off-campus options.


Fall & Spring

Summer 2015

Single per semester



Couple (1 bedroom) per semester



Family (2 bedrooms) per semester



Family (House) per semester


$56.65 / night


Meal Plans

Meals apply to Anderson Commons and The Stupe.

One Thunder Buck = $1, redeemable in Anderson Commons, The Stupe, and Sam's.

More information on meal plans at Campus Dining and Bon Appétit >>



Cost per

18 meals +

50 Thunder Bucks

210 meals +

50 Thunder Bucks (about 12 meals/wk)


14 meals +

50 Thunder Bucks

160 meals +

50 Thunder Bucks (about 9 meals/wk)


10 meals +

50 Thunder Bucks



65 meals



Grad Student Bundle (hamburger or grilled chicken or veggie burger, fries, drink and dessert)



Individual Meals



Guests of Staff/Faculty











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